What A Life! Stories of Amazing People, an engaging reader for high beginning students of English, focuses on the lives of 24 fascinating people from around the world and across history. These biographies -- surprising and always intriguing -- explore the accomplishments and uniqueness of each individual. Students will be inspired by these people's lives and their remarkable contributions to our world. Each unit of What A Life! features prereading, vocabulary, comprehension, discussion, and writing exercises.
In addition to the biographical reading, each short, easy-tofollow unit includes:
* Pre-reading questions and activities. * Vocabulary exercises -- definition and usage. * Main-idea and reading-skills exercises. * Questions on detail and inference. * Discussion, comprehension, and writing activities. * Answers to exercises at the end of each book.